The Core Curriculum, Series 3, Episode 1: Sappho on the Gods

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Nathan Gilmour, Jordan Poss, and Michial Farmer talk about some of Sappho’s poems about and addressed to goddesses:

  • “Subtly Bedizened Aphrodite” (Lobel-Page 1);
  • “Leave Crete and Sweep to This Blest Temple” (Lobel-Page 2);
  • “Nereids, Kypris, Please Restore” (Lobel-Page 5);
  • “A Full Moon Shone” (Lobel-Page 154);
  • “Reveal Your Graceful Figure Here” (Voigt 17);
  • “Untainted Graces” (Voigt 53); and
  • “Come Close, You Precious” (Voigt 128).

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